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Name of Activity:

Basketball Skill Stations

Purpose of Activity:

The students will demonstrate mature form of the manipulative skills of dribbling, passing, and shooting.

Activity cues:

Hand Dribbling, Lay Up, Bounce Pass, Chest Pass, Jump Shot


Prior lessons have been taught on the dribble, bounce pass, chest pass, overhead pass, lay-ups, and jump shots.

Suggested Grade Level:


Materials Needed:

Basketballs, Hula Hoops to store basketballs at each station, Dots, Circle-Cones

Description of Idea

Basketball Skill Stations:

1) Dribbling - Students will dribble in and out of the circle-cones pathway.
2) Lay-Ups - Students will dribble from the established line and attempt to lay it up into the basket.
3) Bounce Pass - Students are placed on specified dots and bounce pass back and forth with a partner.
4) Chest Pass - Students are placed on specified dots and chest pass back and forth with a partner.
5) Jump Shots - Students will dribble to a designated spot and attempt to shoot a jump shot from the spot.
6) Overhead Pass - Students are placed on specified dots and overhead pass back and forth with a partner.

Assessment Ideas:

Teacher Checklist addressing the dribble, lay-up, bounce pass, chest pass, jump shot, and overhead pass

Submitted by Nathan Stewart in Pelzer, SC. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 4/2/2022.
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Basketball Skill Stations

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